Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/26/13

Livestock & poultry cash market comparisons, 8/26/13

Livestock and meat ($)

Aug. 21

Aug. 14

6 months ago

Year ago

Steers, Choice, carcass, 550-700 lb., cwt., Omaha

N/A

192.35

203.00

193.73

Steers, Choice, 1,050-1,200 lb., cwt. Okla/Texas

N/A

121.00

129.00

120.00

Feeder Steers, 600-700 lb., cwt., Oklahoma City

N/A

164.25A

172.12A

143.00A

Lean Hogs, Carcass, Iowa-Minn. 167-187 lb.(1)

94.84

N/A

84.66

86.32

Feeder Pigs, 40 lb. National Direct Delivered(2)

55.26

55.88

85.38

19.08

SEW Pigs, 10 lb., National direct delivered (per head)

37.87

35.82

57.43

8.08

Choice Beef, cutout, cwt.

195.84

193.31

196.88

193.83

Pork Loin, 185 lb. 51-52% lean, cutout, cwt.(3)

101.58

103.36

97.99

96.58

Hog Corn Ratio

13.6

14.6

13.5

9.7

Steer Corn Ratio

18.7

18.7

20.1

14.8

Poultry and eggs (cents)

 

 

 

 

Chickens, Grade A, Fresh lb. Chicago

85.54a

83.99a

90.45a

80.09Aa

Hen Turkeys, Grade A, Frozen, lb., Chicago

99.00Aa

99.00Aa

101.00Aa

110.00Aa

Young Tom Turkeys, Grade A. Frozen lb. Chicago

101.50Aa

101.50Aa

101.00Aa

110.00Aa

Eggs, Grade A, Large, doz., Chicago

109.50

101.50

89.50

118.50

N/A: not available

A: average

 

 

 

(1) Replaces live hogs; live hogs are 0.755 of quote.
(2) Replaces Sioux Falls, 50-60 lbs. (2/26/07)
(3) National FOB plant, replaces national daily carlot.
Livestock, meat, poultry and egg prices from USDA.

 

Volume:85 Issue:34

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